Programming Wpf

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  • Edition: 2nd
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  • Copyright: 2007-08-15
  • Publisher: Oreilly & Associates Inc
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If you want to build applications that take full advantage of the new rich user interface capabilities of the .NET 3.0 Framework, you need to learn Microsoft's Windows Presentation Foundation. Fully updated for the release of .NET 3.0, this new edition will get you up to speed quickly. The new edition includes new chapters on printing, XPS, 3-D, navigation, text and documents, along with a new appendix that covers Microsoft's new Silverlight platform for delivering richer UI through standard web browsers.

Author Biography

Chris Sells is a Program Manager for the Connected Systems Division at Microsoft. He's written several books, including the first edition of "Programming WPF", "Windows Forms 2.0 Programming" and "ATL Internals" (both Addison-Wesley). In his free time, Chris hosts various conferences and makes a pest of himself on Microsoft internal product team discussion lists. More information about Chris, and his various projects, is available at http://www.sellsbrothers.com

Ian Griffiths is an independent WPF consultant, developer, speaker and Pluralsight instructor and a widely recognized expert on the subject. He lives in London but can often be found on various developer mailing lists and newsgroups, where a popular sport is to see who can get him to write the longest email in reply to the shortest possible question. Ian maintains a popular blog at http://www.interact-sw.co.uk/iangblog/ and is co-author of "Windows Forms in a Nutshell" and of "Mastering Visual Studio .NET".

Table of Contents

Hello, WPFp. 1
Applications and settingsp. 36
Layoutp. 61
Inputp. 109
Controlsp. 139
Simple data bindingp. 168
Binding to list datap. 200
Stylesp. 257
Control templatesp. 284
Windows and dialogsp. 314
Navigationp. 341
Resourcesp. 365
Graphicsp. 395
Text and flow documentsp. 468
Printing and XPSp. 522
Animation and mediap. 563
3D graphicsp. 612
Custom controlsp. 651
XAMLp. 683
Interoperabilityp. 715
Asynchronous and multithreaded WPF programmingp. 738
WPF base typesp. 750
Silverlightp. 766
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